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                                  UNITED STATES
                             WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549


                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
                     PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
                         SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

        Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 1, 2005

                       LONE STAR STEAKHOUSE & SALOON, INC.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

    Delaware                      0-19907               48-1109495
(State or other jurisdiction      (Commission           (IRS Employer
 of incorporation)                File Number)          Identification No.)

  224 East Douglas, Suite 700, Wichita, KS             67202
   (Address of principal executive offices)          (zip code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (316) 264-8899

         (Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

Check  the  appropriate  box  below  if the  Form  8-K  filing  is  intended  to
simultaneously  satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the
following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

     |_| Written  communications  pursuant to Rule 425 under the  Securities Act
(17 CFR 230.425)

     |_| Soliciting  material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17
CFR 240.14a-12)

     |_|  Pre-commencement  communications  pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b)  under the
Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

     |_|  Pre-commencement  communications  pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c)  under the
Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Item 8.01.  Other Events.

            On  September 1, 2005,  Lone Star  Steakhouse  & Saloon,  Inc.  (the
"Company")  issued a press release  announcing that the Company will donate 100%
of the  day's  sales on this  Labor  Day,  September  5,  2005,  from all of its
restaurant  brands,  Lone Star  Steakhouse & Saloon,  Del Frisco's  Double Eagle
Steak House,  Sullivan's  Steakhouse,  Texas Land & Cattle and Frankie's Italian
Grille to the American Red Cross. The press release is being filed as an exhibit
to this Form 8-K.

Item 9.01.  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c)    Exhibits

       Exhibit No.     Exhibits
       -----------     --------

         99.1          Press Release dated September 1, 2005


Pursuant  to the  requirements  of the  Securities  Exchange  Act of  1934,  the
registrant  has duly  caused  this  report  to be  signed  on its  behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                  LONE STAR STEAKHOUSE & SALOON,

Dated: September 2, 2005          By:  /s/ Gerald T. Aaron
                                  Name:    Gerald T. Aaron
                                  Title:   Senior Vice President, 
                                           Counsel & Secretary